Results and Awards


Results will be available live after the race here. We use MyLaps Timing system. There will be a timing chip on the back of your race bib and their will be timing mats placed along the course and at the finish line. 


IN-PERON EVENT AWARDS (Half Marathon & 8k)

Overall top 3 male/female and masters overall male/female (both races) will be awarded a custom Black Bear Half Marathon & 8k mug! 

1st place in each age group will also be awarded a mug

– Fleet Feet Asheville will also provide Gift Certificates to the overall and masters winners.


Top three finishers, Overall (male and female)

Top overall 1st place finishers, Masters (male and female)

Age group awards (top three overall male and female for each)

12 and under, 13-19, 20 – 29,  30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 – 79, 80 and up 

VIRTUAL EVENT AWARDS (Half Marathon & 8k)

Overall male and female finishers in the Virtual Event will also receive an award.



We will have an awards ceremony in Patton Park in Hendersonville near the finish line! 

8k Awards: 10 AM

Half-Marathon Awards: 10:30 AM

Prizes and Awards can be picked up the week after the event at Fleet Feet Asheville or shipped for $10.


• We are pleased to have Emcee Bryan Byrd ‘B2 (B Squared)’ at the Black Bear Half and 8k!

• Relax and celebrate at the Oklawaha Brewing Company (put address) on race weekend (Fri, Sat, or Sunday). Get a FREE ‘Flagship’ Beer – light/hoppy/dark options ! Bring your ‘beer ticket’ on your race number to redeem. Must be 21 and over. TIp not included, please be generous with your tip to our amazing service workers and bartenders!

Awesome post event food and treats:
–  The Taste Buds Food Truck – coffee, Hot Apple Cider and yummy lunch items
– Jeter Mountain Farm Cinnamon Apple Donuts
– Food & Snacks from Hendersonville Community Co-Op and Humana

8k Awards: 11AM

Half-Marathon Awards: 11:30 AM

Prizes and Awards can be picked up the week after the event at Fleet Feet Asheville or shipped for $10. MUST be present to win cash prizes.


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with the Black Bear Half Marathon & 8K email us at

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